Another Entrepreneurship Project of the  Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University


Agenda for the Day

Take a look at the schedule and speaker lineup for the 2018 WISE Symposium:

8:00 a.m.   Registration and Continental Breakfast at SKY Armory

  • Registration inside SKY Armory
  • Breakfast bar, coffee and tea available on the business expo floor

9:00 a.m.   Welcome to WISE Symposium 2018

  • Women Changing the World, One Venture at a Time
  • Social media shoutout! Join the conversation at #WISE2018
  • Ann Michel Award Presentation

9:15 a.m.   Opening Keynote

  • “Play Your Bigger Game” presented by Rick Tamlyn

10:45 a.m.   BREAK

11:00 a.m.   Morning breakout session one (choose one)

  • Gender Intelligence GQ: Power Differentials with Samantha Tassone
  • TBD
  • Meet the WISE Women’s Business Center: individual 15 minute counseling sessions

12:15 p.m.   Luncheon, Networking on the Expo Floor, WISE Latina Session

  • Lunch and networking on the business expo floor
  • Enjoy a fabulous menu created for WISE Symposium
  • WISE Latina session (Betts on 1; translations to Spanish and English are available!)

1:45 p.m.   Afternoon breakout session (choose one)

  • Women2Women Conversations Tour: Leveling the Playing for Women Entrepreneurs
    • Moderator: Sarah Chamberlain, President and CEO, Main Street Advocacy
    • Panel: Heather Briccetti, President and CEO of the Business Council of New York State
      Rep. Jennifer Gonzalez (R-PR) Invited
  • Next Gen Leadership: Empowering Women with Carrie Majewski
  • Meet the WISE Women’s Business Center: individual 15 minute counseling sessions

3:00 p.m.   BREAK

3:15 p.m.   Award presentation: WISE Faces of Success

  • WISE Faces of Success; presented by iHeartMedia and Y94

3:30 p.m.   Closing Keynote Presentation

  • “54321 Go!” presented by Rick Tamlyn

4:30 p.m.  Networking Reception and Expo

  • Network and reflect on an amazing day of inspiration and leadership lessons!
  • Enjoy a fabulous menu created for WISE Symposium

5:00 p.m.  Day Concludes

WISE Symposium is presented by: